A former Tongariro prison inmate is advocating for change in the prison system to ensure tikanga Māori for rehabilitation and re-integration of prisoners on release, is properly practised. Aperahama Anihana claims that tikanga Māori was not being upheld when he was in the prison's Māori unit.
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Transgender and Transsexual inmates say they are being put at risk when jailed alongside male inmates.
Prisoners who feel their rights have been breached are encouraged to complain directly to the Department of Corrections following the publication of private details of prisoners on the internet.